Exam period is a stressful time - both mentally and physically. Sometimes it can be easy to forget to look after our bodies when we're absorbed in our study. Check out some handy study habits that are good for the body. Remember Exams are exhausting for us mentally, but they can also take their toll physically.
While interaction with online educational games and apps can be a learning experience for our kids, the percentage of young children who are trading in picture books for LED screens has crept up to astonishing levels. A recent report by Common Sense Media found that over one-third (38 percent) of 0- to 8-year-olds studied had used a smart phone, mp3 [...]
By Mal Lee The role, purpose and importance of the school website is changing at pace in those schools globally that have moved to a digital operational base, are on track to normalise the use of the digital throughout and which are rapidly creating their own, unique, tightly integrated digital ecosystem. The digital evolution that is transforming every facet of these [...]
‘There’s a thought that a lot of learning by teaching is mental, it’s not necessarily about the physical … but just evaluating someone else’s thinking: Was that correct? Who’s in the right here? What do I have to change about the way that I’m explaining things or the way that I understand things so that we match?’
Effective Teaching Strategies: A Recipe For Success Effective teaching strategies are one of the cornerstones of classroom success. You need to put in place, first of all, a good classroom management plan followed by a sound behaviour management plan but once they are in place and you're comfortable with them you're ready for the 'main act', namely teaching your classes. [...]
An effective teacher or family child care provider chooses a strategy to fit a particular situation. It’s important to consider what the children already know and can do and the learning goals for the specific situation. By remaining flexible and observant, we can determine which strategy may be most effective. Often, if one strategy doesn’t work, another will. Acknowledge what [...]